A fatal crash occurred today around noon on I-90 at milepost 8.9, west of Coeur d’Alene.
Joshua C. Brown, 38, of Rathdrum, was traveling westbound in a red and white pickup when he reportedly stopped his truck on the side of the roadway. For unknown reasons, Brown exited his vehicle and attempted to cross the roadway.
Brown was reportedly struck by Michael B. Johnson, 64, of Clarkridge, Ark., who was driving a car-hauler semi.
Brown came to rest on the right shoulder, where he succumbed to his injuries.
Next of kin has been notified.
The incident is under investigation.